As we know Twenty20 format might be dominated by batsmen but bowlers have done their job to maintained the enjoyment of the game. Indian Premier League has seen many bowlers doing their job of restricting batsmen to play big shots. IPL began as a batsmen’s game, but has seen the improvement of bowlers and their strategies as the time went on. TOP 10 IPL Wicket Takers which are leading wicket taker of IPL. This is a type of reward given to that player who is current most wickets taking Bowler in IPL Season.

Mumbai Indians team Fast bowler Lasith Malinga is the most wicket taking bowler in the IPL history, has played 98 matches and took 143 wickets, But one thing is same about all of them that is they all are famous and talented performers. Lasith Malinga taken 4 wicket in 4 deliveries in the ICC World Cup 2007. 

Name

Year

Matches

Wicket

BBF

Economy

Average

Lasith Malinga

2009-15

98

143

13/5

6.67

17.80

Amit Mishra

2008-16

112

124

17/5

7.27

23.53

Dwayne Bravo

2008-16

106

122

22/4

8.18

22.57

Piyush Chawla

2008-16

123

120

17/4

7.56

25.68

Harbhajan Singh

2008-16

125

119

18/5

7.00

26.21

Vinay Kumar

2008-16

102

101

40/4

8.27

28.41

Ravichandran Ashwin

2009-16

111

100

34/4

6.55

25.00

Ashish Nehra

2008-16

82

98

10/4

7.74

23.44

Dale Steyn

2008-16

90

92

8/3

6.72

25.06

Zaheer Khan

2008-16

89

92

17/4

7.56

26.83


It is very difficult to say who will take most wickets this season. This times IPL is going to be very interesting, let's see who will be the next purple cap holder. 

Thank you for reading this article. I hope this information helped you to know top 10 Leading Wicket Taking Bowlers in Indian Premier League. 

cricket statistics source:  Indian Premier League Official Website.

 

Pin It